700-year-old Chinese scroll sells for USD41.8M in Hong Kong

HONG KONG (AP) — A 700-year-old Chinese painted scroll from the Yuan Dynasty fetched HKD306.6 million (USD41.8 million) at a Sotheby’s auction in Hong Kong.

The 6.6-feet scroll is by Ren Renfa, a renowned Chinese artist and government official. The painting depicts the princes riding horses, together with four attendants. One of the princes is Li Longji, who later became the longest-reigning Emperor Xuanzong of the Tang Dynasty.

More details on Friday’s Borneo Bulletin